Telehealth

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By American Well 09:05 am April 12, 2017
In 2014, Cleveland Clinic initiated its consumer telehealth strategy, and since then has introduced new dimensions of care to engage its patients.
Rush University Medical Center
By Bernie Monegain 11:35 am April 05, 2017
Dubbed digital "e-visits" by executives, the primary care service is for minor ailments ranging from allergies to sunburn.
Palmetto Health lays out telehealth challenges

The Palmetto Health Baptist Columbia hospital in South Carolina.

By Jonah Comstock 09:15 am April 04, 2017
Palmetto Health execs say internal challenges made their own rollout a difficult process.
By Heather Mack 01:18 pm March 27, 2017
Even though emergency room professionals are providing video visits, the AnywhereCare app is actually intended for non-emergency ailments such as sore throats and respiratory illnesses.
UC Davis telemedicine
By Heather Mack 10:58 am March 23, 2017
Rather than only looking at how the technology reduces costs and improves outcomes, researches focused on related time, transportation and environmental factors. 
UC Riverside telemedicine Genentech

Clinicians at the University of California Riverside will use videoconferencing tools, such as Polycom RealPresence, to connect patients with a doctor. 

By Heather Mack 09:30 am March 15, 2017
With a grant from Genentech, UCR will use the program to determine whether it can effectively substitute in-person appointments with virtual visits for people with Multiple Sclerosis. 

Lori Uscher-Pines

By Jessica Davis 11:25 am March 09, 2017
While direct-to-consumer telehealth services may be convenient, it may actually increase healthcare costs and use, according to a new RAND Health study.

Robert Allen will takeover as chief operating officer at Intermountain on April 1, 2017.

By Bernie Monegain 10:22 am March 09, 2017
The 22-year Intermountain executive will replace outgoing chief operating officer Laura Kaiser. 
By Jessica Davis 11:31 am March 08, 2017
West Virginia delegates approved a telehealth bill on Monday with a vote of 95-4 that would expand access to mental and behavioral healthcare medications in rural areas. The bill now heads to the state senate for another vote.
Palmetto Health telehealth reimbursement
By Bill Siwicki 09:03 am March 08, 2017
As part of a population health program, telemedicine technology requires new assumptions and strategies as well as technology, clinicians and finance all working together, Palmetto chief value and informatics officer Tripp Jennings says.

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